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World 08 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Syrian tanks storm Homs districts, southern towns

AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian forces stormed three neighbourhoods in the central city of Homs and tanks swept into several southern towns on Sunday, residents said, in a campaign to crush an uprising against autocratic Baathist rule.

World 08 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Bahrain puts opposition leaders, activists on trial

MANAMA (Reuters) - Bahrain put 21 mostly Shi'ite activists, including a prominent hardline dissident, on trial on Sunday, charged with trying to topple the government during weeks of protests in February and March.

World 08 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Syria tanks enter southern town, Homs neighbourhoods

AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian forces entered the town of Tafas near Deraa in the southwestern Hauran Plain on Sunday, residents said, in a campaign aimed at crushing an uprising across the country against autocratic Baathist rule.

World 08 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Syrian tanks storm Homs districts, southern towns

AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian tanks and troops stormed three districts of the central city of Homs and swept into several southern towns on Sunday, residents said, in a campaign to crush an uprising against autocratic Baathist rule.

World 08 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Iranian leadership row weakens Ahmadinejad camp

TEHRAN (Reuters) - A power struggle between Iran's top leaders could shake the Islamic Republic to its foundations, with no sign that its hardline president can regain the trust of conservative politicians and clerics, analysts say.

World 08 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Syrian tanks storm Homs districts, southern towns

AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian forces stormed three neighbourhoods in the central city of Homs and tanks swept into several southern towns on Sunday, residents said, in a campaign to crush an uprising against autocratic Baathist rule.

World 08 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Arab upheaval sharpens Israeli debate on Iran strike

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Behind Israel's tepid welcome of the popular uprisings convulsing Arab neighbours like Egypt and Syria, a long-running debate is gathering pace: Might the turmoil be enough to spur it to attack Iran?

World 08 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Bahrain to lift state of emergency on June 1

MANAMA (Reuters) - Bahrain's king has ordered a state of emergency to be lifted from June 1, after imposing it following weeks of Shi'ite-led street protests in the Gulf Arab kingdom, the state news agency said on Sunday.

World 09 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Obama says lost no sleep over death of bin Laden

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Anyone who questions whether the United States should have killed Osama bin Laden needs to have their head examined, President Barack Obama said in remarks broadcast on Sunday.

World 09 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Iran doing final pre-start tests at nuclear plant

TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran is conducting final tests at its first nuclear power plant and it is expected to start generating electricity in the next two months, Iranian media said on Monday.